Mrs. Kinslow's 1st Grade ELA Class

Welcome to Our Class Site

We are having a blast during the 2018-2019 School Year! I am so blessed to be your student's first grade ELA teacher. Please use this website to be kept up to date on important events, homework, reminders and to see what we are learning in class each week. If you have any questions or would like to communicate with me, please reach out to me via email ( or message me via REMIND.

Mrs. Kinslow

Week at a Glance

Monday - NO SCHOOL

Tuesday - P.E. Uniform

Wednesday - $1 Sweets & Treats -LICK Ice Cream Night

Thursday - Agenda Log Updates

Friday - $1 Jean Day, Homework Due, Reading Test, Grammar Test, Vocabulary Quiz, Spelling Quiz

Home Learning

Parents - You may keep the Practice Book at home and send in entire week's homework on Friday, ripped out of the book and stapled/clipped.

Monday: Practice Book page 212, Spelling Tic-Tac-Toe One Activity

Tuesday: Practice Book Read pages 215-217, Spelling Tic-Tac-Toe One Activity

Wednesday: Practice Book page 218, 220, Spelling Tic-Tac-Toe One Activity

Thursday: Review for Friday assessments

Friday: 45 min of iReady before Sunday Night

*Remember that we are having a year long MyOn competition!


In Class Weekly Learning

Spelling words (for quiz on Friday): cart, barn, arm, art, yarn, harm, chart, smart, charge, sharp

Vocabulary Words (for quiz on Friday)

distinguish, classify, entire, organize, startled, trouble, whole

Word of the Week - compute (AM Class Extra Credit)

STEM Word of the Week - equate

Phonic Skill - r controlled vowel

High Frequency Words (students should be able to recognize and use these words) -

four, large, none, only, put, round

Comprehension Strategy - Make and Confirm Predictions

Comprehension Skill - Point of View

Reading Genre - Fantasy

Writing Genre - Sentence Fluency

Grammar - Conjunctions and Capitalize Proper Nouns

February Dates to Remember

2/18 - No School

2/19 - Chocolate Fundraiser Begins

2/20 - LICK Ice Cream Night

2/27 - Science Fair Night

2/28 - Tiger Store Assembly


  • Please send $1 with students on Jean Day if you did not pay the bundle.
  • Please keep the Practice Books at home and send in entire week's homework on Friday.
  • We are a peanut free school, please do not pack anything containing peanuts in your child's lunches.